it came out friday, 9.2%. uptick, 18,000 jobs only created in june. in your opinion how much has the jobs report affected negotiations? >> well, it incentivizes to us do a big package without raising taxes, but unfortunately, i think the president is not thinking the same thing he did six months ago when the economy didn't seem to me as bad as it is today and he was making arguments of raising taxes in the middle of the recession or slowdown, whatever you want to call it. it was a bad idea. >> bret: before the development saturday, democrats were upset that the white house was talking about medicare, medicaid, entitlement on the table. here is house minority leader nancy pelosi. >> we wanted to, of course, reduce the deficit as we grow the economy. we are not going to reduce the deficit. or subsidize tax cut on the rich on the back of american seniors and working families.